Gov. Edwards Announces He Is Running For Re-Election

JOHN BEL EDWARDS TODAY OFFICIALLY ANNOUNCES HE’S RUNNING FOR RE-ELECTION IN THE FALL BY USING SOCIAL MEDIA.
HE LAUNCHED A VIDEO, WHICH IS AVAILABLE ON HIS HOME PAGE, AND IS TOUTING HIS ACCOMPLISHMENTS IN THE LAST 3 YEARS.
EDWARDS IS ONE OF THE FEW DEMOCRATS HEADING UP A RED STATE IN THE DEEP SOUTH.
AND, HE’S DRAWN OPPOSITION FROM 2 REPUBLICANS, RALPH ABRAHAM, THE 5TH DISTRICT CONGRESSMAN, FROM ALTO IN NORTHEAST LOUISIANA, AND FROM NEW ORLEANS BUSINESSMAN EDDIE RISPONE.
THE PRIMARY ELECTION IS OCTOBER 12TH, AND A RUN-OFF, IF NEEDED, IS NOVEMBER 16TH.